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[OPINION] Our languages are in trouble, so what?

Sep 03, 2019 - 9:00 AM

The education system has reinforced the narrow definition of success in terms of proficiency in two dominant languages: English and Filipino

K to 12 and beyond: A look back at Aquino's 10-point education agenda

Jun 24, 2016 - 7:10 PM

In 2010 President Benigno Aquino III proposed 10 ways to fix basic education in the country Did he fulfill his campaign promise?

Filipino sa K to 12 curriculum: 'Hindi masyadong pinag-aralan'

Aug 14, 2015 - 1:30 PM

Sinisisi ni Chairman Virgilio Almario ang nakaraang administrasyon ng Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino na umano y hindi aktibong nagkonsulta sa DepEd ukol nang inihahanda ang bagong curriculum

Wikang katutubo: 'Wika ng kapayapaan'

Aug 13, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Ayon sa tagapangulo ng National Commission on Indigenous Peoples kadalasan naiipit ang mga katutubo sa tunggalian ng mga armadong grupo

Policies on the use of the Filipino language

Aug 16, 2014 - 2:44 PM

Take a look at some of the main Filipino language policies currently in place that aid government institutions to uphold and propagate the national language

5 roadblocks that PH education hurdled in 2013

Dec 23, 2013 - 2:44 PM

What were the setbacks of Philippine education in 2013? Rappler lists down 5 of them in this yearender

Online petition: Kick Ilocos school president out of PH

Aug 08, 2013 - 7:37 PM

The petitioners – the Hawaii based Nakem International – say the expulsion of 3 Ilocano speaking students demeans not only individuals but communities as well

SPEAK ENGLISH ONLY. The Saviour's Christian Academy in Ilocos Norte implements a strict English-speaking policy inside the campus. All photos by Herdy Yumul

Ilocano-speaking students only 'advised to transfer' – school

Aug 07, 2013 - 7:36 PM

The legal counsel of Saviour s Christian Academy in Laoag City says advised to transfer and expelled are two different things

SPEAK ENGLISH ONLY. The Saviour's Christian Academy in Ilocos Norte implements a strict English-speaking policy inside the campus. All photos by Herdy Yumul

3 students expelled for speaking Ilocano – in Ilocos Norte

Aug 06, 2013 - 9:24 PM

The school has a policy that students parents and chaperons should speak in English Those who tell on violators are rewarded

SPEAK ENGLISH ONLY. The Saviour's Christian Academy in Ilocos Norte implements a strict English-speaking policy inside the campus. All photos from Herdy Yumul's blog

DepEd adds 7 mother-tongue languages in K to 12

Jul 12, 2013 - 8:31 PM

Local and international studies have shown that early learners use of mother tongue inside the classroom produce better and faster learners